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The 20 Best Lyrics From Kendrick Lamar’s ‘good kid, m.A.A.d city’

To celebrate its 5-year anniversary, VIBE takes a look at the standout lyrics on Kendrick's critically-acclaimed album.


Game, Miguel Weigh In On Kendrick Lamar’s Grammy Nominations

The major label debut of Top Dawg prodigy Kendrick Lamar received the seal of approval from the Academy following his seven Grammy nominations announced during…


Kendrick Lamar Performs ‘Don’t Kill My Vibe’ With Erykah Badu At 2013 BET Awards (Video)

One of the most epic wins of the BET Music Awards came when Best New Artist and Best Hip-Hop Artist winner (and may we add…


Kendrick Lamar Honored With Platinum Plaque For ‘good kid, m.A.A.d. city’

Hip-hop's golden boy just went platinum. After catering to an energetic crowd at the BET Experience Music festival, Kendrick Lamar was honored with a platinum…


Watch: Behind-The-Scenes Of Kendrick Lamar And Miguel’s VIBE Cover Shoot

Kendrick Lamar and Miguel cover VIBE's 2013 'Big List' Issue. The "Leaders of the New Cool," as VIBE affectionately calls them, are waving…


Kendrick Lamar Performs ‘Bitch, Don’t Kill My Vibe’ at Paid Dues 2013 (VIDEO)

"Look inside of my soul and you can find gold and maybe get rich/ Look inside of your soul and you can find…


Exclusive: Kendrick Lamar Reveals He Wanted Nas On ‘Sing About Me’

Kendrick Lamar's rolodex is impressive for a first-year rookie: Dr. Dre, Mary J. Blige and most recently Jay-Z.

Movies & TV

Watch: Kendrick Lamar Performs “Poetic Justice” On The Late Show with David Letterman

The good kid stopped through New York City, holding down double duty after catering to a packed crowd at the Roseland Ballroom then…


Kendrick Lamar Performs on ‘Saturday Night Live’ (VIDEO)

After a banner year that saw his good kid, m.A.A.d city LP named the best album of 2012 by several publications, Kendrick Lamar made his…


Kendrick Lamar Performs With Lil Wayne, J. Cole, E-40, Too $hort & Problem at Power 106’s Cali Christmas (VIDEO)

"Wayne told me that, and that's just how it goes," raps Kendrick Lamar on his breakthrough hit "Michael Jordan." Well, on Friday night in Universal…

Movies & TV

Get It, Ya Bish! 5 Co-Stars We Want On Kendrick Lamar’s Next Film

At this very moment, somewhere Kendrick Lamar's "good kid, m.A.A.d city" is blaring out of a speaker. Comparisons and critiques aside, the Compton MC has…


New Music: Kendrick Lamar ft. Lady Gaga “B*tch, Don’t Kill My Vibe”

Behold.. Lady Gaga reveals her anticipated contribution to Kendrick Lamar's highly praised debut Good Kid, m.A.A.d City by leaking the original/demo version of "B*tch, Don't…


Kendrick Lamar Performs ‘Swimming Pools’ On Conan

Fresh off his good kid, m.A.A.d city release, Kendrick Lamar worked the late shift to perform on "Conan." Twenty-four hours prior, KDot held a free…


VIDEO: Dr. Dre Creates Commercial For “good kid, m.A.A.d. city”

If you have been keeping up with the latest from Compton, California's own, Kendrick Lamar since his early days, you know that he and his…